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"Lee was here" Arlington House - Robert E. Lee Tip by mht_in_la

  Robert E Lee Memorial
by mht_in_la
 
 

This is Robert E Lee Memorial, also called the Arlington House. When I first visited Lee Memorial I thought he may be the first Chinese to fight in the American Civil War. Then I saw his picture; didn't look like it.

The building's exterior is as grand as a temple. I especially liked the Doric style columns. But inside it's a warm and comfortable home. You can take a inside tour to see what Lee's life was like in the 1850's. I took many photos here. I'll post them in the travelogue. By the way, the Lee Memorial has a great view towards Washington DC.

Address: Arlington, VA.
Directions: Metro Stop: Arlington, the cemetary is in walking distance. Across the Potomac from the Lincoln Memorial.
Phone: (703) 607-8000
Website: http://www.arlingtoncemetery.org

Review Helpfulness: 2 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jul 13, 2004
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